Louisiana State Police are about to give citizens an easier way to obtain their concealed handgun permit. The process is said to be quicker than filing the application in paper form. If you've taken your course already, find out how to apply for your permit online with less time and hassle to wait.
Operation 27 was a combined effort by the Louisiana State Police, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, the Lake Charles Police Department, Homeland Security, The Drug Enforcement Agency and the Calcasieu Parish District Attorney's Office. The arrest total stands at 24 now with more coming. We have a list of those who were busted for you.